What's on inManchester


Welcome to Manchester

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Manchester - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Manchester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Manchester

28
FEB
The Academies Event 2017: The future of state scho
AJ Bell Stadium

The Academies Event 2017 boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from the education sector. Each one has been handpicked based on their experience and professional background to ensure that all delegates benefit from relevant high‐quality presentations. Throughout the Academies Event 2017 delegates…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +4401612 958150
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28
FEB
Kreator
Manchester Academy 1

Kreator at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Tuesday 28 February 2017. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
MAR
Fashion Show and Sale – Thursday 2nd March
The Together Trust

All garments are new not seconds and available to buy and take away on the night. Styles to suit all ages in sizes 6‐20. Garments may be tried on during the evening and if you are not happy a full refund is…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01612 834883
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02
MAR
Sublive with Native Dancer, Plume & Yadava
Soup kitchen

Native Dancer have been hailed as the new troubadours of psychedelic soul Stamp The Wax wowing audiences at the likes of Love Supreme Festival & the Southbanks Jazz Re:Fest. The band blend a kaleidoscopic mix of influences into infectious & synth‐laden grooves…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +447825 326037
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02
MAR
Lukas Graham
Manchester Academy 1

Lukas Graham at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Thursday 02 March 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Lukas Graham live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAR
The Edinburgh Woollen Mill celebrates new look
The Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Bents Garden Centre

The Glazebury favourites new look will be revealed on Friday 3 March at 9am after the retail space underwent a revamp and expansion works. Staff will greet the first 20 customers to make a purchase at the concession with a goody bag.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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03
MAR
Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox
O2 Apollo Manchester

Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Friday 03 March 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
MAR
Wyrd Sisters
Bolton Little Theatre

Something is rotten and really quite stinks in the Kingdom of Lancre. Best selling novelist Terry Pratchett takes Shakespeares Hamlet Macbeth and King Lear stirs them up a bit and then turns the; heat up. Its all there wicked Duke and…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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07
MAR
Big Data and Internet of Things Conference
Adelphi House

The Internet of Things and Big Data Conference boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from multiple sectors. Each one has been handpicked based on their experience and professional background to ensure that all delegates benefit from relevant high‐quality presentations.Throughout The Internet of…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1612 952385
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09
MAR
Google Adwords PPC Training - Manchester
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If you are looking to increase the visibility of your website Google Adwords is a highly effective tool to target potential customers. Year on year competition on Adwords increases in terms of how competitive it is and without an effective strategy…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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09
MAR
Kidscan Firewalk Fundraising Challenge
Media City UK

Dare to walk on firePut your bravery and courage to the test and take on this ultimate challenge..Walk on fire for Kidscan Childrens Cancer Research as we want EVERY child with cancer to survive and thrive. We are looking for thrill‐seeking fundraisers…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01612 953206
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09
MAR
Wordpress SEO Training - Manchester
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Search Engine Optimisation SEO is the practice of improving the content on your website and manipulating aspects off it in order to get better placements on search engines and increase the organic traffic to your website. This is an important part of…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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11
MAR
City vs Stoke Premium Seats
Etihad Stadium

City vs Stoke Premium Seats at Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Saturday 11 March 2017. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies…

Location: 2.3 miles away
Category: Sports

13
MAR
Devin Townsend Project
Manchester Academy 1

Devin Townsend Project at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Monday 13 March 2017. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAR
Ecommerce Conference 2017: The future of mobile re
Adelphi House

The Ecommerce Conference 2017 boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from the world of online retail. Each one has been handpicked based on their experience and professional background to ensure that all delegates benefit from relevant high‐quality presentations.Throughout the Ecommerce Conference 2017…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1612 950115
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15
MAR
Mike The Mechanics
Bridgewater Hall

Mike The Mechanics at Bridgewater Hall in Manchester on Wednesday 15 March 2017. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
MAR
Manchester Dance Auditions
Trinity Sports Centre

Manchester Dance Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new dance contest in Manchester for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their name out there. The…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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18
MAR
Manchester Singing and Dance Auditions
Trinity Sports Centre

Manchester Singing and Dance Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new singing and dance contest in Manchester for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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18
MAR
Old Skool Disco music concert
Culcheth sport club

Elliott Brass prepares to take you back to your youth at their Old Skool Disco concert.The Elliott Brass Ensemble will be hosting an Old Skool Disco themed evening in March which they say will be guaranteed to take you back to your…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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18
MAR
City vs Liverpool Premium Seats
Etihad Stadium

City vs Liverpool Premium Seats at Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Saturday 18 March 2017. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch City vs Liverpool…

Location: 2.3 miles away
Category: Sports

19
MAR
Mothers Day Party in aid of Make A Wish at Tribeca
Tribeca

Join us for a Mothers day party in aid of Make A Wish Foundation.We are raising money for this amazing charity and would love for you to join us to make this a memorable eventThe event takes place on 19th March between…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07936 116057
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19
MAR
Elvis Costello
Bridgewater Hall

Regarded by many to be one of the more influential and creative musicians of his era Elvis Costello has consistently released his unique variety of music since the late 1970s. With an individual style that…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
MAR
Wine on the Rug
North Cestrian Grammar School

This light‐hearted drama is packed full of all the favourite murder mystery elements. It is set in a manor house where the wealthy owner family members and staff all fall under suspicion when one of the guests is murdered and a police…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 282277
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23
MAR
The Play Will Go On?
North Cestrian Grammar School

This comedy is set in a local amateur theatre where there is a crisis when the director goes into hospital. Can Penelope turn things around and get the actors to pull together with her new production…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 282277
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25
MAR
Manchester Wine Tasting Experience Day ' Vine to W
The Midland Hotel

OurManchester Wine‐Tasting Coursesare fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullWine‐Tasting Experience Daywhere youll taste 14 Wines learn about food and wine…

Location: 0.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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25
MAR
Anderson Rabin and Wakeman
O2 Apollo Manchester

Anderson Rabin and Wakeman at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Saturday 25 March 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Anderson Rabin and Wakeman live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
MAR
Mum2mum Market Cheadle Hulme Methodist Church
Cheadle Hulme Methodist Church

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Dont know where to start sorting out your baby items sign up for…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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27
MAR
Email Marketing Training - Manchester
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In recent years social media has added a diverse number of marketing opportunities for businesses to cover ‐ including Facebook pages tweeting and sponsored ads on LinkedIn. In this time many companies have forgotten or overlooked email marketing and some have discounted…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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27
MAR
The Commitments
Palace Theatre Manchester

Featuring soul classics Night Train Try A Little Tenderness In The Midnight Hour Papa Was A Rolling Stone Save Me Mustang Sally and many more – The Commitments is now live on stage for the…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
Amazon Masterclass training - Manchester
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Amazon marketplace has brought great opportunity and growth to lots of businesses in the UK and the same can also apply to your business. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. In this informative session…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum North

The museum tells people's stories of war and its impact. Built by Daniel Libeskind to resemble three shards of a shattered globe, representing conflict on land, air and water.Opened at The Quays in Trafford Park, Manchester in July 2002 and created to give northern audiences access to the…

Museum of Science and Industry

See thunderous cotton machinery demonstrated by our Presenters in the Textile Gallery.Weekdays 3:00pmWeekends 11:00am & 3:00pm…

The Lowry

A dazzling, award winning building in a stunning waterside location. One of the most exciting art galleries in Britain, explore L S Lowry's life and work in ways that might surprise you and discover something new in our other gallery spaces. Opening its door to the…

Dunham Massey

Country estate including mansion with important collections and 'below stairs' areas, impressive garden and deer park. An early Georgian house built around a Tudor core, Dunham Massey was extensively reworked in the early years of the 20th century. The result is one of Britain's most sumptuous…

Urbis

Urbis explores Urban culture and the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about city life. Our exhibition programme features international large‐scale exhibitions offering unique insights into the dynamic culture of the modern city, with innovative explorations of design, architecture, graffiti, music and the…

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